Archive for the 'beer tastings' Category

Have a beer with the nicest guy in the bizz: Rob Widmer

6-8p.m., WED. NOV. 12th WIDMER TASTING & MEET THE BREWER/FOUNDER, Belmont Station, 4500 S.E. Belmont St.; free. Jerry Fechter and Rob Widmer surrounded by masked men in capes at the beginning of last summer’s Brewers Parade Join Rob Widmer &…

A main event of the beer year: HOTD Dock Sale Saturday, Nov. 15th

Alan Sprints’ anniversary dock sales are true events in the Portland beer world and his 15th anniversary on Saturday should be a true party with tastings of some very special beers and the opportunity to buy cases of beer that…

Abyss-O-Mania Reloaded

If you remember the buzz around Deschutes Brewery’s The Abyss last year, you know you’ll want to taste — and buy — early and often… The Abyss Launch Party / PORTLAND 10 pm-Midnight, Friday, November 14th Deschutes Brewery &…

Hair of the Dog’s Cherry Adam: a bargain at $10 a bottle

Cherry Adam From the Wood — barrel and cask-aged with 750 lbs. of fresh local black cherries… Alan Sprints anniversary sales are true events in the Portland beer world His 15th anniversary happens 10 a.m. – 4 p.m., Saturday, Nov….

Holiday Ale Fest now Five days, Dec. 3rd-7th

Here’s the schedule for the 2008 Holiday Ale Festival, which will feature two dozen or more great seasonal beers, every one of ’em, hopes beer boss Preston Weesner, unique to the festival. Organizer Preston Weesner, above, was responsible for…

Horse Brass 32nd Anniversary features special Hopworks beer

From Joellen at the Horse Brass Pub (4534 S.E. Belmont St.): Our 32nd anniversary is officially Saturday, Nov. 1st and while we are not doing a big celebration we are going to have some special beers on for the…

Holiday Hop at Fearless Brewing Nov. 8th

Fearless Brewing Co.’s Fifth Annual HOLIDAY HOP includes beer sampling, brewery tours and talks, an appetizer buffet and live bluegrass/old time music. The maltmeister, Fearless Brewing owner/brewer Ken Johnson at the 2008 Brewers Guild barbecue. The event gives participants a…

Roots Pumpkin Ale release and Halloween party

8 p.m. Friday, Oct 31st Roots Organic Brewing Co., 1520 S.E. Seventh Ave.; Halloween party/costume contest/ beer release. You can get beer from a pumpkin as Roots brewer Jason McAdam demonstrates. They’ll be pouring the new Pumpkin Ale from giant…

Belmont Station’s tasting sked

The new Belmont Station, 4500 S.E. Stark… 6-8 p.m., Tues OCT. 28 EXOTIC IMPORT TASTING, Belmont Station, 4500 S.E. Stark St. Hosted by Michael Hartman of B United, Importers of fine craft beers from all over the world. Michael will…

Celebrate with seven years of Celebration Nov. 1st

At the 2007 OBF Brewers Parade, Bob Brewer took a Swiss army knife to his beer mug handle so he could hang it from his pocket. Then, being Bob Brewer, he took a photo of it and probably uploaded…